Trainee Fibre Optic Technician

We specialise in the termination of optical fibres, connectors and devices across diverse sectors, medical, aerospace, sensor, telecommunications, defence and more.

Trainee Fibre Optic Technician

  • London, UK

  • £16,000 – £20,000

  • Permanent, Full Time

Job Purpose

To manufacture fibre optic assemblies following our standard operating procedures or specified drawings, to the highest quality. To assist with stock levels, cleaning and other duties that arise within the production area. Full training will be provided.

Hours of Work

08.30 to 17.00 Monday to Friday with 30 minutes for lunch (40 hour week)

Starting Salary

£16,000 and £20,000 per annum based on experience and ability. Salary increases once trained.

Start Date


Role and Responsibilities
  • Production of fibre optic leads following our standard operating procedures
  • Production of fibre optic leads following a specified drawing
  • Ensuring safe packaging of all customer products
  • Keeping stock up to date using our Kanban system
  • Pro-actively helping with solutions to improve production
  • Liaising with the Office Manager regarding any outstanding jobs within production
  • Attending a daily update meeting with Office Manager
  • Ensuring production area is kept clean and hazard free
  • Cleaning as per company cleaning Rota
  • Write new standard operating procedures for sign off by MD where appropriate
Person Specification
  • GCSE or above in Mathematics
  • GCSE or above in English
  • Ability to follow written instructions and drawings
  • Have an excellent hand to eye co-ordination
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to respond to instructions given as part of the manufacturing process
  • Ability to communicate effectively with fellow production workers
  • Ability to communicate effectively with Office and MD
  • Manufacturing experience

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